Select your programme and preferred start date to begin your application.
Individual programme fees are linked above. For detailed information on fee status, policies, payment and funding opportunities see:
Due to its popularity, there are restrictions on the numbers we can admit to this programme, and a non-refundable deposit of £500 will be payable when applicants accept an offer. This will be offset against tuition fees upon entry to the programme.
Students may incur additional costs when studying. For example this may be for field trips, course equipment, or specialist fees.
Further additional costs may be incurred by students whose dissertations involve specialist laboratory fees.
A UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent in a relevant discipline is normally required.
All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements. Detailed advice for international students is available here:
This programme offers participants the chance to gain knowledge and hands-on experience of human and animal bones, providing a sound basis for both professional development and further research.
The course combines lectures, seminars, and hands-on practical work with archaeological assemblages and reference collections. Individual courses are assessed by means of practical examinations, practical reports and essays. Candidates for the MSc also complete a dissertation of approximately 15,000 words.
Students who successfully complete the Masters will be able to:
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This article was published on Apr 25, 2013